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Decision theory

Known as: Decision science, Statistical decision theory, Choice under uncertainty 
Decision theory (or the theory of choice) is the study of the reasoning underlying an agent's choices. Decision theory can be broken into two… 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
This introduction to decision theory offers comprehensive and accessible discussions of decision-making under ignorance and risk… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Preface Introduction: a chance to reconsider 1. Prudential rationality as expected utility maximization 2. Decision problems 3… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The Bayesian revolution in statistics--where statistics is integrated with decision making in areas such as management, public… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In the first part of the paper we consider the problem of dynamically apportioning resources among a set of options in a worst… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The leading and most up-to-date textbook on the far-ranging algorithmic methododogy of Dynamic Programming, which can be used for… 
Review
1988
Review
1988
An overview of statistical decision theory, which emphasizes the use and application of the philosophical ideas and mathematical… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • R. Bryant
  • IEEE Transactions on Computers
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 10385726
In this paper we present a new data structure for representing Boolean functions and an associated set of manipulation algorithms… 
Review
1980
Review
1980
  • Y. Ho
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 62587251
This tutorial-survey paper introduces the problems of decentralized statistical decision making (team theory) where the decision… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
General dynamic team decision problems with linear information structures and quadratic payoff functions are studied. The… 
Review
1962
Review
1962
The development of a dynamic decision theory will be central to the impending rapid expansion of research on human decision…